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Surrey, BC, Canada
September 17, 2019

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Kim Van Unen

Rock truck, Heavy haulers

Langley, BC V3a 4s3


Been operating, evaluating and training new drivers for over 12 yrs now, the only things i dont run r the grader and excavator, my passion r the trucks though, love the trucks, i enjoy showing and telling people how to drive the trucks as well as maintaining the maintenance of a truck, how to take care of the trucks and the haul road they drive on Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Work Experience

Heavy hauler trucks

Conuma Coal Resources LTD - Tumbler Ridge, BC

August 2019 to Present

Running the 1500 komatsu's and the 793 haul trucks in a open pit coal mine Heavy Hauler Driver

Thompson Bros - Fort McMurray, AB

August 2017 to Present

Operate 773, 777, and 785 Heavy Haulers. Safely maintain truck and complete daily FLHA and required


35 ton articulating rock truck, dozer operator

United Earth contractors - Delta, BC


Train new drivers, grease and maintain equiptment come in on weekends to maintian the equipment Rock truck / front end loader/ dozer

M2k Construction - Delta, BC

January 2018 to July 2019

Running the 30 ton rock trucks, loading myself with the front end loader and sometimes jumping on the dozer to help with the screener

Heavy Equipment Operator / Sigfusson Northern, Alberta 2014 to 2015

Operated 40T John Deere 410E with wagon. Completed daily safety checks and required paperwork. Rigid Frame Haul Truck Operator

Christina River Enterprises - Edmonton, AB

2013 to 2014

Operate 773 and 777 heavy haulers in open pit mine. Completed daily required safety checks, FLHA's, and paperwork.

Heavy Hauler Driver / Suncor Fort Hills Project

McMurray, AB

2012 to 2014

Operate 777 in open pit mine. Daily safety checks and required paperwork. Rock Truck Operator / West Rock Custom Breaking

White Rock, BC

2011 to 2012

Operated 410E John Deere rock truck. Daily inspections and safety checks. Completed daily required paperwork.

Equipment Operator / Petro West

Equipment Operator / Petro West - Fort McMurray, AB 2010 to 2012

Operated dozers, tractors pulling discers, water trucks and rock trucks. Built roads and constructed oil pad leases for rigs. Completed daily safety checks and paperwork. 2009 - 2010

Equipment Operator / Morgan Construction and Environmental Ltd., Edmonton, AB

Operated 40T rock trucks, 6, 8 and 10 dozers. Operated packers, front end loaders and skid steers. Service and maintenance on trucks. Train and evaluate new drivers. Daily safety checks and required paperwork.

Equipment Operator

Northside Construction - Red Deer, AB

2008 to 2010

Operated packers, 40T rock trucks and 740B ejector trucks. Completed daily safety checks and required



Secondary School


MECHANICALLY INCLINED (10+ years), 773, 777, 785, 793, 1500 komatsu haul trucks (10+ years), Expert (10+ years), Washing and detailing, take great attention to details, whether it's heavy equipment or your daily driver, I will keep it looking new, Cdl Driver, CDL Certifications/Licences

Mine Awareness certificate


Mine awareness for Suncor and New Gold, Gold mines, also have done blind side rules as well Bear Awareness

January 2019 to January 2022

Whimis 2015

January 2019 to Present


January 2019 to January 2022

PST with CSTS. 09

March 2012 to Present

OSSA Regional Orientation

November 2012 to Present

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System ( Ontario) July 2017 to July 2020

Safety health and environment ( Ontario)

July 2017 to July 2020

Transportation of Dangerous Goods ( Ontario)

July 2017 to July 2020

Additional Information


• 10+ years 30/40-tonne rock truck • Mechanically inclined

• 8+ years in 773, 777, 785, 793, komatsu 1500 heavy haulers • Safety Oriented

• Organized, clean and reliable great at washing and detailing equipment or vehicles . Weld, use cutting torches, fabricate .

Mechanically inclined built 4x4s for mud drags and mud bogging, frame off restorations on vehicles, enjoy tinkering around and fixing stuff .

34 yrs dry from alcohol

16 yrs no smoking gross cigs ( lol )

Never had a full cup of coffee in my life

No kids (whew )

Never married

And u will never hear " where's Kim ", for I always show up for work ALWAYS . I also enjoy detailing on my spare time, have a great eye for attention to detailing, clay bar, polishing, engine bays, a good day for me is running multiple pieces of equipment in one long 12, 14 hr day, i have been in the D6,D8,D10 DOZERS,companies tend to keep me in the trucks a lot, so in my 14 yrs of operating I maybe have about a 1.5 yrs altogether on dozers have only loaded 5 trucks in my life, with an excavator, opeRator needed to go to bathroom, no one else around to load so i would jump in and figure out controls and load, have loaded myself and other trucks with front end loaders many times though, I enjoy working listening and learning from others and show any of my skills to others

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